Hillary Clinton made her official return to Capitol Hill for a portrait unveiling in honor of retiring Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid! The former Democratic presidential hopeful hit the stage to give a speech, where she shared sweet words about the late John Glenn, mentioned her return to the public eye and tackled one of [...]
PARTY OF OLD WHITE PEOPLE: Dems attend Harry Reid’s portrait unveil and this hilarious photo happened. Spot anything?
200 portraits by Paul Cézanne's will go on tour to Paris, London and Washington D.C from June 14 2017, beginning with Musse d'Orsay before moving onto the National portrait Gallery in London and then moving to Washington's National Gallery of Art
Kate Middleton and Prince William are seen posing for a royal family portrait with two other generations and there’s a special detail in the photo you might not realize. The 34-year-old Duchess of Cambridge is wearing the late Princess Diana‘s favorite tiara, which she has been seen wearing in the past as well. “The Duke [...]
"I never wanted fame, I just became a Kennedy." In the week following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy grapples with the pain of losing her husband, her status as first lady of the U.S. and the life to which she had become accustomed. In the aftermath of the events...
Kate Middleton, the Queen, and Camilla pulled out all the stops for a “stunning new portrait” at Buckingham palace. The three royal women were there “with their princes” for the annual diplomatic reception, and posed for the unusual portrait before the official part of the reception got underway. Show More Summary
Artist José Alvarez (D.O.P.A.) talks about the 30 portraits he drew while detained at the Krome Detention Center in Miami. The drawings, accompanied by each subject's story, are on view at the Boca Raton Museum of Art. The post While Held by US Immigration, an Artist Sketches His Fellow Detainees appeared first on Hyperallergic.
"I'm telling you, there is no one, no one, no one better to have in your corner than Harry Reid."—Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer, who will be replacing the retiring Harry Reid as Senate Minority Leader, at Reid's portrait unveiling and send-off party today.Hillary Clinton also made an appearance at the event. Show More Summary
For centuries, “hysteria” was widely used as a medial diagnosis for women who suffered from various psychological trauma. In the early days, it was believed to be connected to the womb, which was out of place or “wandering” from itsShow More Summary
These four female artists are redefining portrait photography.
We feature plenty of collectible artwork here at /Film, but nearly all of them pay tribute to movies and TV, but not the people who make them. That changes today with a series of filmmaker portraits that are positively stunning. Julian...Show More Summary
Matthew Ross' freshman feature is a neo noir portrait of destructive male jealousy. Read more...
Thomas Mailaender uses UV rays to develop portraits on his subjects' skin
London, Paris and Washington will take turns to host show of ‘most personal’ work by artist Picasso called ‘the father of us all’ The first exhibition devoted entirely to the portraits of Paul Ce?zanne, an artist hailed as “the father of us all” by Matisse and Picasso, is to be staged in London, Paris and Washington. Show More Summary
Daniel Mytens - King Charles I  by Peter Via Flickr: Daniel Mytens King Charles I  London NPG Daniël Mijtens (c. 1590 – 1647/48), known in England as Daniel Mytens the Elder, was a Dutch portrait painter who spent the central years of his career working in England.
The Kunsthaus Zürich is staging a special presentation on ?Edvard Munch and the Esche Family. The Portraits ? The Collection?. Leading works by Edvard Munch and other artists owned by the Esche family of industrialists in Chemnitz are reunited at the Kunsthaus Zürich. Show More Summary
The Charles Dickens Museum at 48 Doughty Street, the London townhouse where Dickens completed The Pickwick Papers and wrote Oliver Twist and Nicholas Nickleby, has discovered an important original portrait of Charles?s wife, Catherine Dickens, hidden within and beneath what had been believed to be the original painting. Show More Summary
Natalie Brasington, a New York based photographer specializing in conceptual portraits of comedians, explains how she got started, and shares practical advice for aspiring celebrity photographers. In the video below, she shows how she conceived some of her early portraits of comedian Amy Schumer, and more recent portraits of other comedians. Show More Summary
Whether she's posting photos of her beautiful family on her Instagram account or shooting editorials for Vogue or Self Service, we're always big fans of Brooklyn-based photographer Cass Bird's work. However, her latest portrait — one of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle... Continue reading